'ISI agent' Hurriyat is 'no party', says Bhim Singh

Bhim Singh, the chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party on Tuesday said the Hurriyat was not a party but an agent of Pakistan Intelligence Agency (ISI).

After NSA-level talks fiasco, India-Pakistan military talk in doldrums

After the cancellation of NSA-level talks, proposed meetings between top military officials of India and Pakistan are now unlikely, a media report said on Monday.

Syed Ali Shah Geelani put under house arrest; police use water cannons on protesters, 4 injured
Syed Ali Shah Geelani put under house arrest; police use water cannons on protesters, 4 injured

At least four people were reportedly injured after police resorted to layhicharge and used water cannons on Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's supporters protesting against his detention on Sunday.

NSA-level talks: Pakistan puts the onus back on India
NSA-level talks: Pakistan puts the onus back on India

Putting the onus back on India, Pakistan on Saturday said it was prepared for NSA-level talks without any pre-conditions amid continuing signs that the meeting was unlikely to take place.

Don't give Hurriyat larger than life profile: Congress

 The Hurriyat Conference should not be given a "larger than life profile" as it does not represent the people of Jammu and Kashmir and India, the Congress said on Saturday.

What Pakistan NSA Sartaj Aziz said in his press conference
What Pakistan NSA Sartaj Aziz said in his press conference

Pakistan National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz on Saturday saying that India would be responsible if the NSA-level talks scheduled to be held in New Delhi are not held.

India, Pakistan talks must go on: Shabir Shah
India, Pakistan talks must go on: Shabir Shah

India and Pakistan talks must go on, said Jammu and Kashmir separatist leader Shabir Shah on Saturday as he left for Delhi to attend Pakistan National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz`s reception party on Sunday.

Deadlock in India-Pakistan NSA level talks: As it happened on August 22

Pakistan on Saturday decided to call-off Indo-Pak NSA-level talks which were scheduled for Sunday, stating it has come to the conclusion that the NSA talks would not serve any purpose if conducted on the basis of the two conditions laid down by India. Here are the live updates:

J&K HC quashes Masarat Alam's detention under PSA
J&K HC quashes Masarat Alam's detention under PSA

Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Friday quashed the detention under Public Safety Act (PSA) of hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Masarat Alam Bhat.

Ignoring India's objection, Kashmiri separatists gear up for talks with Pak NSA Sartaj Aziz
Ignoring India's objection, Kashmiri separatists gear up for talks with Pak NSA Sartaj Aziz

Despite a diplomatic tussle between Islamabad and New Delhi over the Pakistan High Commission's invite to them, a section of Hurriyat Conference leaders are keen to meet National Security Advisor Sartaz Aziz when he arrives here for talks with his Indian counterpartAjit Doval on August 23.

India advises Pakistan against Sartaj Aziz-Hurriyat Conference leaders meeting
India advises Pakistan against Sartaj Aziz-Hurriyat Conference leaders meeting

A day after Islamabad announced that the country's national security advisor Sartaj Aziz will meet Hurriyat Conference leaders during the two-day meeting of the National Security Advisors (NSA) of the two countries in New Delhi, India has issued an advisory to Pakistan.

Pakistan says engagement with Kashmiri separatists is on
Pakistan says engagement with Kashmiri separatists is on

Unfazed by India's strong reservations, Pakistan today said it will go ahead with its engagement with Kashmiri separatist leaders when National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz goes to New Delhi for talks with his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval on Sunday.

How do you want to resolve Kashmir issue - through talks or war: Separatist to Indian govt
How do you want to resolve Kashmir issue - through talks or war: Separatist to Indian govt

Shortly after being released from a brief house arrest, Kashmiri separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has sought to ask from the Indian government how it wishes to resolve the issue.

Within hours of being detained, all Kashmiri separatists except Geelani released
Within hours of being detained, all Kashmiri separatists except Geelani released

In a flip-flop by the government, Kashmiri separatist leaders were released on Thursday afternoon, just hours after being detained ahead of their planned meet with Pakistani National Security Advisor Sartaz Aziz later this week in Delhi.

Crackdown on Kashmiri separatist leaders ahead of 'planned' meet with Pak NSA Sartaz Aziz
Crackdown on Kashmiri separatist leaders ahead of 'planned' meet with Pak NSA Sartaz Aziz

The Indian government on Thursday sent across a message to Pakistan, which has invited Kashmiri separatists to Delhi this week for a meeting with its National Security Advisor Sartaz Aziz, by arresting or placing under house arrest separatist leaders.

Congress dismisses invitation to Kashmiri separatists to meet Sartaj Aziz

The Congress on Wednesday to dismiss the invitation to Kashmiri separatist leaders to meet Sartaj Aziz during his visit for NSA-level talks here next week, and questioned the Modi government over its policy towards Pakistan and terrorism.

India to respond 'appropriately' if Pak NSA Sartaj Aziz meets Kashmiri separatists
India to respond 'appropriately' if Pak NSA Sartaj Aziz meets Kashmiri separatists

Apparently irked over the Pakistan High Commission's invitation to Kashmiri separatist leaders to meet its NSA Sartaj Aziz when he is here on August 23 to hold talks on terror, India on Wednesday said that it "respond appropriately" if the Pakistanis go ahead with the meeting with them.

We have been invited for talks by Pakistan envoy: Kashmir separatist leaders

Separatist leaders in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday said the Pakistan envoy in New Delhi has invited them for talks with Pakistan National Advisor Sartaj Aziz before he holds talks with his Indian counterpart.

Pakistan provokes India again, invites separatists for talks with Sartaj Aziz
Pakistan provokes India again, invites separatists for talks with Sartaj Aziz

In a move which is likely to vitiate the political atmosphere ahead of the scheduled NSA level talks between the two countries, Pakistan High Commission has invited Kashmiri separatist leaders for a meeting with its NSA Sartaj Aziz during his upcoming India visit.

Kumbh: Seer invites Hurriyat, Ulfa leaders to discuss peace

A Hindu seer has invited separatist leaders from Kashmir and heads of militant groups like Ulfa and Bodo to participate in a debate on peace at the ongoing Kumbh mela here.